River State Commissioner for Information and Communications, Paulinus Nsirim, in a statement, revealed that Media Aide to Governor Nyesom Wike of Rivers State, Simeon Nwakaudu, is dead. He died on Sunday at the Rivers State University Teaching Hospital after a quick illness.
The statement reads, “Rivers State Governor, Nyesom Wike, has expressed shock over the overtime of his Special Assistant on Electronic Media, Mr. Simeon Nwakaudu.
“He described late Simeon Nwakaudu as a loyal and dedicated professional who contributed immensely to the implementation of the Rivers vision.
“The governor on behalf of his family, the govt and good people of the state condoled with the bereaved family.
“He prayed God to grant them the fortitude in touch the good loss.”